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Magnus Heinason 1636

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Magnus Heinason (26MH)
Cruise identifier1636
Cruise period2016-08-31 — 2016-09-07
StatusCompleted
Port of departureTórshavn, Faroe Islands
Port of returnTórshavn, Faroe Islands
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesMonitor long-term changes in hydrography and plankton in the waters surrounding the Faroe Islands. CTD sections and ADCP moorings in the Faroe-Shetland Channel are in collaboration with the Marine Scotland laboratory in Aberdeen. This work is carried out within the European Union 7th Framework Programme.
Chief scientistKarin M H Larsen (Faroe Marine Research Institute)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificFaroe Islands. Faroe-Shetland Channel.